Production Planner

11 - 15 years experience  •  Aerospace & Defense

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 06/21/18
Van Nuys, CA
11 - 15 years experience
Aerospace & Defense
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 06/21/18

Job Description:

  • Utilizes Material Requirements Planning (MRP) systems.
  • Plans, schedules, coordinates and/or monitors final approval of products through the complete production cycle to meet production requirements.
  • Works from engineering plans and production specifications to ensure materials are provided according to schedules.
  • Advises management of the status of work in progress, coordinates with manufacturing, quality, and supply chain and interfaces with engineering and program management as well as external customers.
  • Ensures availability of materials and labor to meet production requirements and delivery commitments.
  • Works to resolve labor and material shortages, backlogs and other potential schedule interruptions.
  • May manage projects or processes with general supervision.
  • Communicates with contacts inside and outside of own department to explain and interpret operational processes, practices, and procedures.
  • Recommends enhancements to systems and processes.
  • Works to achieve operational targets for specific programs and projects with moderate impact on departmental results.


  • Bachelor’s Degree and a minimum of 10 years of prior related experience or 2 years post-Secondary/ Associates Degree and a minimum of 14 years of prior related experience
  • Candidates with a Master’s degree and 8+ years of related experience will be considered

REQ ID: ES20182105-24872

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